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Dr. Kenji Muro, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 45

Dr. Muro

Dr. Kenji Muro, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Chicago, IL. He graduated from Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine and specializes in neurosurgery.


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Dr. Muro accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Priority Health
Priority PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Illinois
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Muro's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Muro treats Low Back Pain more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Muro treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Muro treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Muro treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Chiari's Deformity
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Muro treats Chiari's Deformity more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Muro treats this condition more than 83% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Chiari Malformation Type 1
  • Chiari Malformation Type 2
  • Chiari Malformation Type 3
  • Chiari Malformation Type 4
  • Chiari Malformation, Adult
  • Chiari Malformation, Pediatric

Dr. Muro's conditions and procedures:

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

About Me

Biography

Dr. Kenji Muro, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Chicago, IL. He graduated from Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

McGaw Med Center
Residency Hospital
McGaw Med Center
Internship Hospital
Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
Medical School

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Muro's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Muro

4.1

Based on 22 reviews

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1 Star
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I have known Dr. Muro since he was a resident. He is a very professional and has a sense of humor. Best neurosurgeon I have seen since I have been an adult. I trust only home when it comes to having a shunt replaced. He keeps it real 100%.
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Dr. Muro has to be the best neurosurgeon ever, and perhaps simply the best doctor ever, though I would be disloyal to my primary care doctor! When I first saw him several years ago after finding I have acromegaly, resulting in a benign tumor, I thought the worst. Dr. Muro’s kindness, understanding...Read More
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Dr Muro operated my husband after the motorcycle accident. He is the best doctor i have ever dealed with. Very nice ,knowledge and was always happy to answer all of the questions i had...
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Had hemorrhagic stroke and taken to E.R.. Operated on by Dr. Muro who removed the blood/performed craniotomy. Stayed in ICU for month with daily visits by the doctor, as well as him dealing with other hurdles during my stay. I was 0 out of 5 for brain activity when I arrived and now have no memory...Read More
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I was not at all happy with Dr. Muro. His assistant was very helpful in answering questions & explaining things to me, however, Dr. Muro was not. His assistant spent a great deal of time with me but Dr. Muro spent all of maybe 10 minutes with me (I don't think it was even 10 minutes). I have...Read More
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